Somalia: Bihi hiding in Las Anod battle to delay election, says opposition
HARGEISA, Somalia – Northern Somalia opposition staff believes regional chief Muse Bihi Abdi is instantly chargeable for the continuing conflict in Las Anod which has left over 200 folks useless, as a “strategy” to delay elections which had been set to be held in November 2022 however have been paralyzed with out tangible explanations.
Wadani social gathering Vice Chairman Ahmed Omar Haji Hamarje famous that the latest administration would “collapse” have to the presidential elections get delayed past the timeline set by the electoral fee.
Himarje insisted that the battle in Las Anod might escalate to totally different components of the state have to the regional administration fail to carry elections which have been the thorn inside the flesh for a even as now. Hargeisa has refused to carry polls resulting in protests by members of the opposition.
“I am waiting for the commission to fulfill its promise to hold the election after nine months. If they don’t, Northern Somalia will face the same fate as Las Anod,” Hamarje suggested. “Even one additional day to the election timeline could result in more regions becoming like Las Anod.”
He sensationally claimed Bihi and the Speaker of the Senate, Saleban Mohamud Adan, of instigating the violence in Las Anod to postpone the election. He claimed that his social gathering was prepared for presidential and union elections even as accusing the President of being unprepared.
Hargeisa has been concentrating on opposition politicians and lately, plenty of them had been arrested for staging protests in opposition to the federal government. Muse Bihi’s social gathering Kulmiye misplaced in parliamentary elections held in 2021, with the opposition managing 52 seats out of the accessible 82 thus controlling the legislature.
The regional SSC-Khatumo forces have been battling in opposition to Northern Somalia military who’ve refused to go away the Las Anod metropolis even with calls by the locals and members of the global group.